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May 2012

30 -- Team roping practices. 7-9:30 p.m. $20 per person per night. Floresville River Park Roping Arena, S.H. 97 W., Floresville. Jaime Macias at 830-391-2331.

30 -- Alamo Area Landowner Stewardship program. $25. 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m. $25. Land Heritage Institute, 1349 Neal Road, San Antonio. RSVP deadline, May 25, 210-467-6575 or matorres@ag.tamu.edu.

30-31 -- Team roping practices. 7-9 p.m. $20 per person per night. Gary Mills Arena, 1725 S.H. 123 S., Stockdale. 830-996-3407. http://www.garymillsranch.com.

30-31 -- Texas Junior High School State Finals Rodeo, Gonzales, 936-248-4325 or visit http://thsra.info/.

31 -- Team roping practice every Thursday night at Buck’s Arena, Hwy. 97 West. $20 per roper. 7-10 p.m. 830-534-5277.

31 -- Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association ranch gathering. 5:30 p.m. Bowie Community Center, 413 Pelham St., Bowie. 1-800-242-7820, ext. 192 or rsvp@tscra.org.

31-- New Vineyard Establishment Workshop, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Fovel Family Vineyard, 1027 Middle Creek Road, Fredericksburg. $75. To register: http://agriliferegister.tamu.edu and enter “vineyard” as the keyword, or call 979-845-2604. 830-997-7047 or psadams@ag.tamu.edu.

June 2012

1 -- Deadline for 2012 Direct and Counter-cyclical Program (DCP) and the Average Crop Revenue Election (ACRE) Program. Wilson County Farm Service Agency at 830-393-3411, ext. 2 or visit www.fsa.usda.gov/tx.

1 -- Revised deadline for Texas Department of Agriculture Family Land Heritage program. www.TexasAgriculture.gov or email Lance.Williams@TexasAgriculture.gov.

1-2 -- Texas Junior High School State Finals Rodeo, Gonzales, 936-248-4325 or visit http://thsra.info/.

1-2 -- Tri-County Antique Tractor Pull and Fifth annual IBCA BBQ Cook-off. Wilson County Show Barn, S.H. 97 E, Floresville. Friday, 5 p.m.-midnight; Saturday, 9:30 a.m.-midnight. $5 both days. 210-260-2983.

2 -- Low Cost Pet Vaccination Clinic. Pet Vaccination & Wellness Clinic, 7730 Dove Drive, San Antonio. 8:30 a.m.-noon. 210-661-5901, 210-635-8004, 210-685-9254 or email oodonnaoo@gmail.com.

2 -- Fifth annual Floresville Locavore Farmers Market. Finders Keepers, 1303 C St., Floresville, 9 a.m.-noon. sdavenport@txun.net.

4-8, 11-16, 25-29 -- Summer Horse Camps at Osborne Horse Rescue, 5056 U.S. 87 W, Sutherland Springs. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Ages 7-16. $135 per week. http://www.osbornestablesequinerescue.org or 210-827-3136.

5-7 -- Team roping practices. 7-9 p.m. $20 per person per night. Gary Mills Arena, 1725 S.H. 123 S., Stockdale. 830-996-3407. http://www.garymillsranch.com.

6 -- “Restarting Your Cattle Operation” Series -- Part 5 of 5. Managing the Cowherd. One General, one Laws & Regulations, and one IPM Continuing Education Units will be offered. $10 fee. Falls City Community Hall, Falls City. 7 p.m. 830-393-7357.

6 -- Team roping practices. 7-9:30 p.m. $20 per person per night. Floresville River Park Roping Arena, S.H. 97 W., Floresville. Jaime Macias at 830-391-2331.

7, 14, 21, 28 -- Team roping practice every Thursday night at Buck’s Arena, Hwy. 97 West. $20 per roper. 7-10 p.m. 830-534-5277.

9 -- Harvesting Rainwater & Solar Energy. Cibolo Nature Center, 140 City Park Road, Boerne. $35/$25 for Cibolo Nature Center members. 9 a.m.-noon. 830-249-4616, nature@cibolo.org, or www.cibolo.org/calendar.

10-17 -- Texas High School State Finals Rodeo, Abilene, 936-248-4325 or visit http://thsra.info/.

13-14 -- UTSA Texas Rural Challenge. Thursday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Friday, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. $225. Embassy suites and San Marcos Conference Center, San Marcos. 210-458-2046.

14 -- Watermelon Growing Contest held in conjunction with the 68th annual Stockdale Watermelon Jubilee. 4-8 p.m., 1009 W. Jackson St, Stockdale. $25 + five ripe melons (before June 1) or $50 + five ripe melons (June 1-13). 830-534-7705.

15 -- Final acreage deadline for grains sorghum, forage sorghum, corn, cotton, native and improved grasses for grazing or forage. Wilson County Farm Service Agency at 830-393-3411, ext. 2 or visit www.fsa.usda.gov/tx.

15-16 -- Stockdale Watermelon Jubilee Rodeo. Produced by Lester Meier Rodeo Co., 1-800-927-9627, lmrodeo@yahoo.com, or www.lmrodeo.com.

16 -- Guadalupe County Sheriff’s Posse Playday, 9 a.m., 2215 F.M. 466, Posse arena, Seguin. 830-303-5765. Aub.deb@gvec.net.

16 -- Veterans/Military Agricultural Workshop. 8 a.m.-5 p.m., $10. Texas Agricultural Education & Heritage Center, 390 Cordova Road, Seguin. RSVP by June 7. http://txagrability.tamu.edu/.

20-22 -- Independent Cattlemen’s Association of Texas 38th annual Convention and Trade Show. Embassy Suites Spa & Convention Center, San Marcos, 512-620-0162 or www.icatexas.com.

21-- New Vineyard Establishment Workshop, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Bending Branch Estate Vineyard, 142 Linder Branch Trail, Comfort. $75. To register: http://agriliferegister.tamu.edu and enter “vineyard” as the keyword, or call 979-845-2604. 830-997-7047 or psadams@ag.tamu.edu.
 

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